Exit Scam

Latest Episodes

Exit Scam: Coming May 10th

May 5, 2021 - 02:08
In 2018, Gerald Cotten, the founder of Canada’s biggest Bitcoin exchange, died under mysterious circumstances during a honeymoon trip to...

Part I: The Lost Password

May 10, 2021 - 26:42
Canadian crypto baron Gerald Cotten dies under mysterious circumstances while on his honeymoon in India, causing a $215 million problem...

Part II: The Co-Founder

May 17, 2021 - 24:48
The story of how Gerry turned Quadriga into Canada’s top Bitcoin exchange — with help from his shadowy co-founder.

About The Show

In 2018, Gerald Cotten, the founder of Canada's biggest Bitcoin exchange, died under mysterious circumstances during a honeymoon trip to India.His customers were told that the $215 million they'd deposited on the exchange was lost forever — because Gerry had forgotten to leave behind his passwords.But here's the thing: Not everyone believes he's dead.Exit Scam is about what really happened to Gerald Cotten and the fortune that disappeared with him.

More Episodes

Exit Scam: Coming May 10th

May 5, 2021 - 02:08
In 2018, Gerald Cotten, the founder of Canada’s biggest Bitcoin exchange, died under mysterious circumstances during a honeymoon trip to...

Part I: The Lost Password

May 10, 2021 - 26:42
Canadian crypto baron Gerald Cotten dies under mysterious circumstances while on his honeymoon in India, causing a $215 million problem...

Part II: The Co-Founder

May 17, 2021 - 24:48
The story of how Gerry turned Quadriga into Canada’s top Bitcoin exchange — with help from his shadowy co-founder.

Part III: The Ponzi Schemer

May 24, 2021 - 26:33
When Gerry was in his teens and early twenties, one thing stood out about him: his money. He had a lot of it and nobody knew where it came from.

Part IV: The Chris Markay Account

May 31, 2021 - 29:41
Three years before his death, Gerry embarks on a spending spree, buying a yacht, a plane, and even his own private island. But things at...

Part V: The Old Friend

June 7, 2021 - 31:51
A friend of Gerry's once defended him and said there was no way he faked his death. But now he’s changed his mind and wonders how he...